Employment Office: 1 New South
Princeton, NJ 08544
President: Christopher Eisgruber
Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. It is a member of the Ivy League.
The campus of 500 acres is located in Princeton, NJ, a town of approximately 30,000 residents situated about an hour’s train ride south of New York City and an hour’s train ride north of Philadelphia.
The university focuses mainly on undergraduate education. Princeton has no medical, business or law school unlike other Ivy League schools. The Graduate School does offer advanced degrees in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering.
There are approximately 5,264 undergraduate students enrolled at Princeton and 2,648 graduate students as of 2012. 98% of undergraduates reside on campus. All undergraduates are required to write a student thesis before graduation.
Princeton has an annual operating budget of $1.4 billion.
In 2012, the faculty (including visitors and part-time faculty) totaled 1,177.
Tuition for the 2014-15 school year is estimated at $41,750 and $13,545 for room and board.
Benefits and policies for employees can be viewed at this link.
A Benefits Eligible Employee is defined as a biweekly or monthly paid staff, that fill approved budgeted positions on the regular payroll and who work on a half-time or greater basis, 50% or more of the normal work week schedule (36 or 40 hours, depending on the position) for 5 months or more, or a Post Doctoral Research Fellow regardless of duty time.